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Vistra Adding More Storage to Moss Landing, World’s Largest BESS

The Moss Landing Energy Storage Facility in California, already the largest utility-scale battery storage development in the world, is adding more capacity. Vistra, the Texas-based energy company that lists Luminant, TXU Energy, and Dynegy among its subsidiaries, on Jan. 24 said it would further ...


Nevada Regulators Approve Solar+Storage to Replace Coal-Fired Plant

Nevada utility NV Energy has received approval from state regulators to purchase two solar-plus-storage projects that will replace power generation from the group’s coal-fired North Valmy Generating Station. The 522-MW North Valmy plant is scheduled for closure in 2025. NV Energy in June of ...


Iowa Utility Proposes $3.9 Billion Renewable Energy Project

A subsidiary of billionaire Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Energy has announced it plans to invest another $3.9 billion into renewable energy in Iowa, with a project that would add more than 2 GW of wind power to the state. Des Moines-based MidAmerican Energy on Jan. 19 said the Wind PRIME ...


New GE Digital Software Designed to Optimize Gas Turbine Performance

A new product from GE Digital will improve the operation of gas turbines through artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), resulting in lower fuel consumption and reducing emissions, the company announced Jan. 20. GE Digital in its announcement said turbines “require seasonal ...


TVA Power Plant Supplies Carbon from Flue Gas for Beneficial Use

A power plant in Tennessee is the site of a project using carbon dioxide (CO2) to help manufacture carbon nanotubes (CNTs), which can be used in a variety of products from wind turbine blades to cellphone batteries to lightweight bicycle frames. SkyNano Technologies, a Knoxville, Tennessee-based ...


RENEWABLE POWER Direct—January 19, 2022

POWER Magazine   Jobs   White Papers  Webinars   Events   Store   January 19, 2022 Renewables' Share of U.S. Power Will Keep Upward Trajectory Renewable energy's share of U.S. power generation continues to rise, and the percentage of electricity produced by ...